The RebelBeats (their name influenced by the James Dean classic – Rebel Without a Cause) are a rock & roll band hailing from the Midlands.
They draw their influence from rockabilly artists such as Eddie Cochran, & rockabilly revival band The Stray Cats. The Midlands quintet also cites punk bands such as The Clash, The Sex Pistols & The Dead Kennedys & the Influence of prominent independent bands like The Jesus & Mary Chain & more recent incarnations of Indie and rock & roll bands such as The Libertines have had major effect on their sound, style and ethics. They are currently in the studio, recording tracks for their debut E.P. which is due to be released in Spring 2013.